Chee LAU, 1938

Chee Lau
Name
Chee /LAU/
Given names
Chee
Surname
LAU
Birth
Residence
Chinese Conflicts
Taiping Rebellion
from December 1850 to August 1864

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Wikipedia

Note: The bloodiest civil war in history with upwards to 70 million killed, between the Qing empire and a…

The bloodiest civil war in history with upwards to 70 million killed, between the Qing empire and a theocratic Christian based society. The Qing had to seek help from France and the United Kingdom. This weakened the central Qing government and saw the rise of warlords.

17th President of the United States
Andrew Johnson
April 15, 1865

18th President of the United States
Ulysses S Grant
March 4, 1869

Event
First transcontinental railroad
from 1863 to May 10, 1869

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Wikipedia

19th President of the United States
Rutherford B Hayes
March 4, 1877

20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881

22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885

23rd President of the United States
Benjamin Harrison
March 4, 1889

24th President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1893

Chinese Conflicts
First Sino-Japanese War
from July 25, 1894 to April 17, 1895

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Wikipedia

Note: This conflict represented failure of the Qing dynasty's military modernization versus Imperial Japan…

This conflict represented failure of the Qing dynasty's military modernization versus Imperial Japan Meiji Restoration's military advancement. The result was ceding of Taiwan and Korea to Japan.

25th President of the United States
William McKinley
March 4, 1897

Chinese Conflicts
Boxer Rebellion
from November 2, 1899 to September 7, 1901

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Wikipedia

Note: An anti-foreigner rebellion of Chinese peasants and eventually the Qing empire against a consortium…

An anti-foreigner rebellion of Chinese peasants and eventually the Qing empire against a consortium of western and Japanese troops.

Birth of a sonRichard Lau
about 1901

26th President of the United States
Theodore Roosevelt
September 14, 1901

Birth of a daughterBernice Siu
about 1902

Birth of a sonKongChu Lau
about 1903

Birth of a daughterHelen Wong
about October 1904
Birth of a sonDavid Lau
about 1905

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912

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Wikipedia

Note: 2nd foreign dynasty to rule China—Unlike the Mongols however, the Manchu adopted Chinese dress and c…

2nd foreign dynasty to rule China—Unlike the Mongols however, the Manchu adopted Chinese dress and customs. However, they did force men to wear the queue. Neo-Confucianism was made the official doctrine, demanding loyalty to the emperor, but Chinese culture was preserved and Chinese were excluded only from the very senior court positions. Increasing European trade causedforeign powers divide China into spheres of influence. The Boxer uprising caused the downfall of this last dynasty. source

Chinese American Events
1906 San Francisco earthquake
April 18, 1906

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Wikipedia

Note: Public birth records were destroyed in the subsequent fire, which allowed a new opportunity for Chin…

Public birth records were destroyed in the subsequent fire, which allowed a new opportunity for Chinese to claim American citizenship.

27th President of the United States
William Howard Taft
March 4, 1909

28th President of the United States
Woodrow Wilson
March 4, 1913

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930

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Wikipedia

Note: These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urba…

These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urban warfare.

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (5 years after death)

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Wikipedia

Note: An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. [Poster: 'Chinese Mu…

An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. Poster: 'Chinese Must Go'.

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (11 years after death)

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Wikipedia

Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918

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Wikipedia

Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921

30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923

Marriage of a childRobert WONG Sr.Helen WongView this family
1925

Birth of a grandsonRobert WONG Jr.
about 1926

31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929

Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930

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Wikipedia

Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932

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Wikipedia

Note: Imperial Japan starts to subjugate Manchuria for natural resources and living space. Japan wanted a…

Imperial Japan starts to subjugate Manchuria for natural resources and living space. Japan wanted a Great Britan like empire calling it the Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere. The Japan's defeat to the Soviet during the Battles of Khalkhin Gol set the stage for the Japan's Pearl Harbor attack and war with the United States.

32nd President of the United States
Franklin D Roosevelt
March 4, 1933

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (7 years after death)

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Wikipedia

Note: Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, aft…

Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, after subjugating Manchukuo.

Death 1938
Family with parents
himself
Family with Shee HONG
himself
partner
son
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
22 months
daughter
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寶贵
19041992
Birth: about October 1904Honolulu, HI, USA
Death: about March 1992Suisun, CA, USA
15 months
son
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